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Cord factor

Cord factor

Glycolipid (trehalose 6, 6' dimycolate) found in the cell walls of mycobacteria (causing them to grow in serpentine cords) and important in virulence, being toxic and inducing granulomatous reactions identical to those induced by the whole organism.


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Muscle Contraction: Strength

There are a number of factors which influence expression of *max-strength* in humans. Following enumeration ... shortening cycle -drive to motoneurons from the motor cortex -various spinal cord connection plasticity, though to influence bilateral facilitation / bilateral deficit. ...

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by Nad
Tue Jul 15, 2008 10:41 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Muscle Contraction: Strength
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